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Ben-Gurion University of The Negev

Radiation Abstract

Surprisingly, exposure to a high background radiation might actually lead to clear beneficial health effects in humans, according to Ben-Gurion …more       

University of Basel

Snowmelt Mountains

Snow cover in the Alps has been melting almost three days earlier per decade since the 1960s. This trend is …more       

University of Portsmouth

Brain Scan MRI Capture

Scientists have discovered a new genetic disease, which causes some children’s brains to develop abnormally, resulting in delayed intellectual development …more       

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Eric Sundstrom

A Q&A with Berkeley Lab scientist Eric Sundstrom on a technology to turn electrons to bioproducts. Many of the common …more       

Michael Carlowicz, NASA Earth Observatory

Extreme Super Typhoon Surigae

The super typhoon reached extreme intensity earlier in the year than any storm in the satellite era. Surigae is not …more       

University of North Carolina Health Care

Two Masks COVID

A study published in JAMA Internal Medicine shows that wearing two face coverings can nearly double the effectiveness of filtering …more       

Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales

Skokholm Island

Chance finds dating back 9000 years tell new story of Skokholm Island, Pembrokeshire. Chance finds of prehistoric stone tools and …more       

BMJ

Assorted Vitamins

But protective effects seen only among women. Taking multivitamins, omega-3, probiotics, or vitamin D supplements may lessen the risk of …more       

Clemson University

Great Basin Rattlesnake

Diversity in diet plays a role in the complexity of venom in pit vipers such as rattlesnakes, copperheads and cottonmouths. …more       

Joseph Navin & Chris Gebhardt

United Launch Alliance (ULA) has recently made pad upgrades to Space Launch Complex-6 (SLC-6) at Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, …more       

Harvard University

DANNCE

3D Deep Neural Network Precisely Reconstructs Freely-Behaving Animal’s Movements Animals are constantly moving and behaving in response to instructions from …more       

Lee Billings

Scientists and engineers react with elation to the historic interplanetary flight

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Alexandra Witze, Nature magazine

NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter successfully hovered for 40 seconds in Mars’s thin atmosphere

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Alexandra Witze, Nature magazine

NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter successfully hovered for 40 seconds in Mars’s thin atmosphere

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Los Alamos National Laboratory

Hillocks on the Slopes of Mount Sharp

Mars had dry and wet eras and dried up for good 3 billion years ago. While attention has been focused …more       

American Association for the Advancement of Science

Styracosaurus With Tyrannosaurus Rex

Over their entire late-Cretaceous reign, the total number of Tyrannosaurus rex that ever lived on Earth was roughly 2.5 billion …more       

University of Manchester

Brazil Nut Effect Imaging

Scientists have for the first time captured the complex dynamics of particle movement in granular materials, helping to explain why …more       

ESA/Hubble

Galaxy NGC 4603

This image shows a close-up portrait of the magnificent spiral galaxy NGC 4603, which lies over 100 million light-years away …more       

Ashley Balzer, NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center

Roman Space Telescope Microlensing Observations

NASA’s Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope will provide an unprecedented window into the infrared universe when it launches in the …more       

Aneeqa Khan, University of Manchester

Futuristic Power Plant Concept

Nuclear fusion is the process that powers the Sun and all other stars. During fusion, the nuclei of two atoms …more       

Nanyang Technological University

Christine Cheung, Wu Kanxing, and Florence Chioh

People who have recovered from COVID-19, especially those with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions, may be at risk of developing blood clots …more       

Rutgers University

Stony Coral

Scientists’ findings suggest corals will withstand climate change. Charles Darwin, the British naturalist who championed the theory of evolution, noted …more       

European Space Agency (ESA)

Space Coast Florida

On April 22, 2021, Earth Day, ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet is planned to return to the International Space Station for …more       

Washington (AFP) April 17, 2021

NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter could make its first flight over the Red Planet as soon …more       

RIKEN

Cuprous Iodide Crystals on Indium Arsenide Substrate

Better optoelectronic devices could be realized using a high-quality film of cuprous iodide. A defect-free thin film of cuprous iodide—made …more       

California Institute of Technology

Swiss Army Knife for Genomic Data

A good way to find out what a cell is doing—whether it is growing out of control as in cancers, …more       

David L. Chandler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Covid-19 Indoor Exposure Risk

MIT researchers have developed a publicly available model based on physics and data from past spreading events. Two MIT professors …more       

PLOS

SARS-COV-2 Virus Colorized Scanning Electron Micrograph

Two Studies Support Key Role for Immune System in Shaping SARS-CoV-2 Evolution Two studies published in the open-access journal PLOS Pathogens provide …more       

Tokyo Metropolitan University

Scolopendra alcyona

Godly proportions for rare jade Scolopendra named after local gods, one of the largest arthropods in Japan. Researchers from Tokyo …more       

Clemson University

Thermoelectric Material Concept

Clemson physicist joins forces with collaborators from China and Denmark …more       

Pasadena CA (JPL) Apr 15, 2021

In April 2019, scientists released …more